A plan to build retail and office space, apartments and a parking deck in downtown Cary has been met with some criticism because it would require the Ivey-Ellington House, which has stood on the south side of West Chatham Street since it was built in the early 1870s, to be moved.
The Wake County school board is asking county commissioners for $1.98 billion to fund school construction through 2023. School board members also say commissioners need to fully fund the district’s request for a $35.7 million increase in its operating budget.
In the six-game unbeaten run by the Green Hope baseball team in the N.C. High School Athletic Association’s 4A playoffs that has catapulted the Falcons into the program’s first state championship appearance, senior pitchers Mitch Spence and Chris Joyner have combined to pitch every inning.
Coach Andrew Ciencin and the Salamanders will try to replicate last year’s success when Holly Springs digs in for its second season Tuesday in Asheboro. Holly Springs’ home opener is Wednesday when the Salamanders play host to the Savannah Bananas.
Just minutes after netting her team’s first goal, Middle Creek junior midfielder Kylie McElroy appeared to score the equalizer in the dying seconds at N.C. State’s Dail Soccer Field. A celebration ensued, but referees waved the goal off with no time left on the clock, ruling that McElroy was in an offside position as No. 1 seed Providence held on for the 2-1 win.
In many ways, Holly Springs native David Griffith is following in the footsteps of his older brother, Maj. Samuel Mark Griffith, a Marine who was killed in action in Afghanistan in 2011. On Monday, May 30, David will honor Sam, along with other fallen service members at a Memorial Day event in Holly Springs at a memorial he built
On the first day of the WRAL Freedom Balloon Fest, organizer Brian Hoyle estimated 18,000 people had descended upon Fleming Loop Park by the time the festival’s 35 balloons ascended together at 6:30 p.m. Friday.
The Green Hope baseball team anxiously awaited head coach Michael Miragliuolo for photos following its 3-1 victory over Hoggard on Thursday night to sweep the N.C. High School Athletic Association’s 4A East regional best-of-3 series.
For the first time in school history, Middle Creek’s girls soccer team still has something to play for entering Memorial Day weekend. This year’s Mustangs have an N.C. High School Athletic Association 4A championship game to prepare for.